Famous Oyster Bar

‘Famous Oyster Bar’ Neons Now Lighting Up Grey Lady on Allen and Delancey

Posted April 11, 2014 at 6:06 am

As expected, those bright red neons from the Famous Oyster Bar are now a Lower East Side fixture. The illuminated signage was installed on the corner marquee of Grey Lady yesterday afternoon. DOB permits for the exterior appendage are taped to the windows of 77 Delancey for good measure. Grey Lady co-owner Ryan Chadwick purchased […]

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‘Famous Oyster Bar’ Neons Will Soon Grace the Outside of Grey Lady

Posted March 7, 2014 at 6:00 am

Fifty-five years of serving seafood to midtowners concluded at the end of January when Famous Oyster Bar shuttered. The restaurant first opened in 1959, and was run by the same Greek family until owner Angelo Agmonostopoulo died in 2010. Partner Ajit Saha took over thereafter, and held on until the end. But what of that sexy […]

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